Yodit’s report on her secondment in Sheffield

It has been an excellent opportunity to conduct my secondment for PhD programme in Dr Ian Sudbery’s group in the Department of Molecular Biology and Bioengineering, University of Sheffield. I have had a keen interest to expand my experience in Bioinformatics and this secondment allowed me to learn RNA-Sequencing analysis that went hand in hand…

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Chiara at the 2nd Midlands Noncoding RNA seminar

On 27th September 2018, QIAGEN Representatives (formerly Exiqon) organized a second Midlands noncoding-RNA seminar which was hosted by the Aston University (Birmingham). I was invited to give a talk about my project and once again, it was a fantastic opportunity to meet other scientists working on my research area. I was the only PhD student…

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Prizes for TRAIN Members in Beijing

Three members of the wider TRAIN team were prizewinners at the 2nd International Symposium on Tribbles and Diseases (ISTD) in Beijing last week. Congratulations to Dr Jessica Johnston from Sheffield University and  Dominika Grzesik, ESR at Queen Mary University of London for winning second and  third prizes in the Oral Presentation category and Taewoo Kim…

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